The Mountain Goats Newswire

The Mountain Goats Newswire

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  1. Against Me!, Mobina Galore, & Typesetter @ The ParamountRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Brooklynvegan

    ... and Typesetter . Against Me! stuffed their set with songs from all over the career, including a cover of The Mountain Goats ' "Best Ever Death Metal Band in Denton" in the encore. Full setlist below. Pictures are in the gallery above. Against Me! @ ...


  2. John Darnielle's second novel underperformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 11 |

    John Darnielle exploded onto the literary scene in 2014, with his debut novel "Wolf in White Van." Known for years as the frontman and lyricist for long-standing folk-rock group The Mountain Goats, Mr. Darnielle's literary talents didn't exactly come out of nowhere.


  3. Blowies, Mountain Goats to battle againRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 9 | Bendigo Advertiser

    ... win to capture the flag, but McNamara believes that grand final experience of last year will hold the Mountain Goats in good stead on Saturday. "Last year was a whole new thing for usa our club hadn't played finals for seven or eight years, so we'll ...


  4. A Lost Machine: New Grandaddy, Jay Som and The Mountain Goats on the Indie Rock Hit ParadeRead the original story

    Friday Mar 3 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Just in time for a Friday night, the Indie Rock Hit Parade returns to you tonight at 11pm ET on WXPN. Stay tuned shortly after Making Time RADio with Dave P for a full two-hour show that, among other things, will feature a spotlight on the newly released album from this week's Free at Noon guests, Grandaddy ! The California band just put out Last Place , a terrific new album that happens to be their first in a decade.


  5. tix on sale: Father John Misty, Ruff Ryders reunion, Ride, John Moreland & moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | Brooklynvegan

    ... presale today at noon ( password is here). Tickets for Jason Isbell's shows at Beacon Theatre with The Mountain Goats and Amanda Shires on June 22-24 are on sale. Tickets for the Sylvan Esso/Lucy Dacus show at Brooklyn Steel go on various presales ...


  6. "Kind of like gothic mansions"Read the original story

    Sunday Feb 26 | The Millions (A Blog about Books)

    Recommended Reading: Eric Farwell sits down with John Darnielle (aka The Mountain Goats ) at Bookforum. You could also check out Darnielle's Year in Reading piece .


  7. The Mountain Goats Announce New Album 'Goths'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | RollingStone

    The Mountain Goats have announced their forthcoming album. The follow-up to 2015's Beat the Champ , Goths will arrive this spring.


  8. The Mountain Goats announce 17th record Goths with the whimsical tale ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Those three statements dwell within the announcement of The Mountain Goats' new record Goths , set to be released on May 19th. To hold us over until then, the band released the first single from the album with the Sisters of Mercy callout "Andrew Eldritch Is Moving Back to Leeds".


  9. New Music: The Mountain Goats Announce New Album Goths, Share...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Spin

    Following the recent success of John Darnielle's second novel Universal Harvester , which just hit the New York Times Bestseller List , the Mountain Goats have announced a new LP. Titled Goths , the album was recorded by Modest Mouse and Swans producer Brandon Eggleston and features members of the Nashville Symphony Chorus.


  10. The Mountain Goats announce 'Goths,' share 'Andrew Eldritch Is Moving Back to Leeds'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Brooklynvegan

    The Mountain Goats have announced their follow-up to 2015's Beat the Champ and fourth album for Merge. Goths is out on May 19 and its lead single, staying on point with the LP title, is "Andrew Eldritch is Moving Back to Leeds."


  11. The Mountain Goats - "Andrew Eldritch Is Moving Back To Leeds"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Stereogum

    A couple of weeks ago, the Mountain Goats frontman John Darnielle published Universal Harvester , his second novel . It's a deeply creepy and oddly moving story about a young man who discovers cryptic, dark things being secretly recorded onto the VHS tapes at the late-'90s Iowa video-rental place where he works.


  12. What's going on Friday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    ... Theatre British folk punk Frank Turner has been on a roll lately. He ended the tough 2016 with a cover of The Mountain Goats' "This Year" and he kicked off this year with a song that takes on the next four years ("can't I just spend the next four ...


  13. Jason Isbell announces tour with The Mountain Goats and Amanda ShiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Brooklynvegan

    Jason Isbell announced a lengthy tour for this year. Openers on various dates include his wife/collaborator Amanda Shires , The Mountain Goats , Iron & Wine , and Strand of Oaks , which are all pretty awesome pairings.


  14. Universal HarvesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | HorrorTalk News

    ... become. Fitting that John Darnielle ditches his signature documentarian approach to music with his band The Mountain Goats to build the novel Universal Harvester by inserting his own disruptive digital dread into a purposefully cryptic four-act ...


  15. MashReads Podcast: John Darnielle tells us not to trust 'Universal Harvester.' That's the point.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Mashable

    About midway through his new book Universal Harvester, John Darnielle, lead singer of indie band The Mountain Goats and author of the critically acclaimed novel Wolf In White Van , drops a little nugget of wisdom: "Everybody leaves a little something behind." This may seem simple and mundane, but it is this core truth that animates Darnielle's haunting and unforgettable new novel.


  16. Read John Darnielle's 'Universal Harvester' for a haunting look at griefRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Mashable

    ... in very scary ways. John Darnielle, known for over two decades of leading the alt-folk music group The Mountain Goats, has returned to the literary scene with his second novel Universal Harvester , released Feb. 7. Set in the open wilds of Iowa in ...


  17. Luke Skywalker is expected to play a big role in Star Wars Episode 8 - " The Last JediRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | NME

    ... 'The Ultimate Jedi Who Wastes All The Other Jedi And Eats Their Bones', Johnson wrote: "John Darnielle of The Mountain Goats recorded this, and I'm suddenly regretting that I didn't ask him for his story ideas earlier." Johnson recently shared a ...


  18. In John Darnielle's Universal Harvester, Found-Footage Fiction...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Independent Weekly

    ... Award for his 2014 debut novel, Wolf in White Van , Darnielle was renowned as the singer-songwriter of The Mountain Goats, and it's tempting to look for parallels between his music and his fiction. You can find them, say, in visions of rural ...


  19. In 'Universal Harvester,' Mountain Goats Lyricist Reaps A Creepy CropRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | WGBH

    ... work he's produced is any indication, Darnielle is one haunted man. Across several albums with his band, The Mountain Goats , Darnielle has written distinctive lyrics that are gloomy and full of wry humor. Lately, his storytelling has taken a ...


  20. I Will Face God and Walk Backwards into Hell: The SoundtrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... that can be done anyway so might as well just chill. Other songs on there: "Amy aka Spent Gladiator 1" by The Mountain Goats, "All The Way" by the Gregory Brothers/Jacksepticeye (which is way more You Can Do It but is so silly about it that it makes ...